NAGOYA The record-breaking Solar Impulse 2 landed in Japan Monday on an unscheduled stop after mission controllers decided the weather was not right for the sun-powered plane to cross the vast Pacific
MACAU With casino revenues in Macau in free-fall due to Beijing’s anti-corruption crackdown and a slowing Chinese economy, the gambling hub is hoping to reinvent itself as a family-friendly mass
YANGON Singapore Windsor Holdings has signed a 10-year agreement with DFS Group to operate duty-free outlets at Yangon International Airport and Nay Pyi Taw International Airport.
LOEI The annual Bun Luang and Phi Ta Khon festival will be held 26 to 28 June, in Dansai, Loei province.
Global Taxi Network is expanding its coverage with the addition of three new partners - MT Data, IT Curves and Mobile Knowledge. With three new app providers onboard, it’ll be much easier for
PHUKET, Thailand - Outrigger Resorts has acquired the AKARYN Koh Samui Resort and Spa, which has been rebranded as the Outrigger Koh Samui Beach Resort. The deal closed on 29 May 2015 for an
On Saturday May 30th at the French Tennis Open, the Beijing Municipal Commission of Tourism Development unveiled its first tourism package, “Enjoy the China Open, Visit Beijing”, or how to combine
MUMBAI - The GVK Lounge built and operated by TFS and Performa at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport’s (CSIA) Terminal T2, has been nominated in the category of Asia’s Leading Airport Lounge in
Meet Hendric Tay. Hendric is a Singapore-based Social Capital Seeker – he has travelled to more than 40 countries and loves to share his experiences with friends on social media.
Delta Air Lines kept a plane full of frustrated passengers happy recently, by ordering pizzas for everyone.
Tighter planning regulations in central Amsterdam will mean future hotel development will continue to be concentrated outside the city centre where properties in non-tourist locations face particular
BRUSSELS The EU referred Germany to court, Thursday, for failing to regularly monitor security measures at some airports, but said it was not related to the Germanwings crash.
MANCHESTER The inaugural Routes Middle East & Africa will open this weekend in Manama, capital city of the Kingdom of Bahrain.
LONDON New research from hotel comparison site, trivago.co.uk, shows that in general, hotels should be booked approximately one month in advance to secure the lowest prices.
BANGKOK Hotels.com has introduced a new programme that recognises hotels that have achieved excellent to outstanding guest review ratings from customers around the world.
BANGKOK Visakha Bucha Day, 1 June, is an important religious festival in the Buddhist calendar, falling usually in May on the full moon day of the sixth lunar month.
HANOI Vietnam’s government has simplified immigration requirements for international visitors in the wake of tour operator complaints that claimed procedures were driving away tourists.
LUANG PRABANG Luang Prabang province will extend a barcodes system to more places to make it easier for tourists to pay entrance fees at popular attractions.
World Spa Awards has revealed InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort will host its inaugural Gala Ceremony.
MACAU, China and BETHESDA, Md. - Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) marked a new milestone with the opening of JW Marriott Hotel Macau and The Ritz-Carlton, Macau in the thriving Special
BANGKOK, Thailand - The Indian wedding industry in Thailand has grown rapidly over the past few years. Thailand has witnessed an exponential growth in the number of Indian weddings taking place within
Throughout 2014, PT Hotel Sahid Jaya International Tbk (SHID) revenues decreased by 6.91% to Rp. 190.87 billion from Rp. 205.04 billion in 2013.
HANOI, Vietnam - Luxury Travel Ltd ispleased to announce its participation in the forthcoming Thailand Travel Mart 2015 Plus in Bangkok from June 3-5, 2015.
BANGKOK - The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is delighted to offer its heartfelt congratulations to the producer and organiser of Muay Thai Live: The Legend Lives for winning the prestigious
Australians’ love of cruising has propelled the local cruise industry to a new milestone, with latest figures revealing that more than one million Australians took a cruise holiday in 2014.